The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / Yorkshire
Rank 81 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing Middleware 36 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.67% 1.53% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 5.02% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 14
Median daily rate £425 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
702 877 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.56% 30.45% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 592 443
Median daily rate £390 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Yorkshire region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +3 25 £425 +21.42% 8
South Yorkshire 0 6 £488 -2.50% 3
North Yorkshire +13 2 £463 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 30 (37.50%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) MuleSoft
3 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
4 23 (28.75%) HTML
5 21 (26.25%) SOA
6 18 (22.50%) Finance
7 15 (18.75%) Banking
7 15 (18.75%) Spring
7 15 (18.75%) HTML5
7 15 (18.75%) DevOps
8 14 (17.50%) Oracle
8 14 (17.50%) CSS
9 13 (16.25%) Splunk
10 12 (15.00%) Mule
10 12 (15.00%) Velocity
10 12 (15.00%) Web Services
10 12 (15.00%) OO
10 12 (15.00%) CRM
10 12 (15.00%) Mule ESB
10 12 (15.00%) Microservices
11 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
11 11 (13.75%) ERP
11 11 (13.75%) Release Management
11 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (13.75%) PaaS
11 11 (13.75%) MongoDB
12 10 (12.50%) CSS3
12 10 (12.50%) WebSphere
12 10 (12.50%) JIRA

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.00%) Mule
1 12 (15.00%) Mule ESB
2 10 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 9 (11.25%) Confluence
3 9 (11.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.00%) Apache
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.75%) CICS
6 3 (3.75%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.75%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.50%) FileNet
7 2 (2.50%) JBoss
7 2 (2.50%) Tuxedo
7 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) SAP CRM
2 4 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.00%) SAP CRM for Utilities
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (13.75%) PaaS
2 3 (3.75%) GitHub
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) FTP
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) FCoE
2 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) Multicast
2 1 (1.25%) NAS
2 1 (1.25%) SAN
2 1 (1.25%) SSL
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.75%) DB2
6 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.50%) Riak
7 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.25%) HBase
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.75%) Maven
5 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Banking
3 8 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Developer
2 21 (26.25%) Architect
3 12 (15.00%) Consultant
4 8 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.75%) CRM Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) MuleSoft Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Integration Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.50%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Author
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) HTML
2 15 (18.75%) HTML5
2 15 (18.75%) Spring
3 14 (17.50%) CSS
4 12 (15.00%) Velocity
4 12 (15.00%) Web Services
5 10 (12.50%) CSS3
5 10 (12.50%) Spring Boot
5 10 (12.50%) Spring Cloud
6 8 (10.00%) .NET
7 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
7 7 (8.75%) EJB
7 7 (8.75%) J2EE
7 7 (8.75%) JMS
7 7 (8.75%) REST
7 7 (8.75%) SAP Fiori
7 7 (8.75%) SAPUI5
7 7 (8.75%) Servlets
7 7 (8.75%) SOAP
8 6 (7.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (12.50%) Replication
2 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.25%) DataPower
3 5 (6.25%) iSeries
4 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.75%) Tandem
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Linux
1 9 (11.25%) Unix
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
3 7 (8.75%) zOS
4 4 (5.00%) AIX
4 4 (5.00%) Solaris
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) SOA
3 15 (18.75%) DevOps
4 12 (15.00%) CRM
4 12 (15.00%) Microservices
4 12 (15.00%) OO
5 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
5 11 (13.75%) ERP
5 11 (13.75%) Release Management
6 10 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.25%) B2B
7 9 (11.25%) EAI
8 8 (10.00%) TDD
9 7 (8.75%) Open Source
10 6 (7.50%) API Development
10 6 (7.50%) OOD
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
10 6 (7.50%) SOLID
11 4 (5.00%) Project Management
11 4 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) Java
2 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.50%) SQL
4 4 (5.00%) PHP
4 4 (5.00%) Python
5 3 (3.75%) JCL
5 3 (3.75%) Perl
6 2 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (1.25%) ABAP
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) ISEB
1 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.75%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) KVM
4 1 (1.25%) NFS
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.25%) SRDF
4 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Puppet
2 6 (7.50%) Ansible
3 1 (1.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) MuleSoft
2 14 (17.50%) Oracle
3 13 (16.25%) Splunk
4 10 (12.50%) AppDynamics
4 10 (12.50%) New Relic
5 8 (10.00%) IBM
6 7 (8.75%) SAP
7 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (5.00%) Intel
8 4 (5.00%) VMware
9 3 (3.75%) Axway
9 3 (3.75%) IBM Sterling
10 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.25%) Cisco
11 1 (1.25%) EMC
11 1 (1.25%) Kony
11 1 (1.25%) NetApp
11 1 (1.25%) Sybase
11 1 (1.25%) TIBCO